Biopharmaceutical Development Director

Clinical Professionals
London (Greater)
£65,000+ (depending on ex
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Biopharmaceutical Development Director

Type: Permanent
Salary: £65,000+ (depending on experience)
Travelling: Will involve global travel of up to 20%.

The overall responsibility for the Director of Biopharmaceutical Development will be to provide scientific support in delivering solutions to customers; both internally and externally. The position will also include working with the biologics team.

Director of Biopharmaceutical Development duties:

* Overall responsibility will be to provide strong scientific support in delivering solutions to customers (internally and externally) developing biologics with a focus on products.
* An understanding of the design/execution of in vivo studies.
* Will be working with external customers and operational departments within the business to assist with the commencement of biologics studies.
* Will also be involved with a level of business development; assisting the business in developing the services it needs to support customers developing biologics.
* The right candidate should be able to understand the way in which biologics therapeutics are being developed and advise the business on new developments.
* Increase influence beyond non-clinical safety assessment into discovery and clinical areas of the business.
* Ensure that links are maintained with sales and operational areas.
* Will be hands-on in advising on specific studies/programmes.


* Degree in a relevant subject e.g. biology, immunology, virology, pharmacology or equivalent experience within the industry.
* Experience in managing preclinical, discovery, proof of concept, and safety in vivo projects to a successful conclusion.
* Proficiency in overseeing the design and running of preclinical biopharmaceutical development projects.
* Strong understanding of project management business targets.
* Mentoring others in a matrix management setting.
* Familiarity with biopharmaceutical drug discovery and development.

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